Andrew Griffiths

MP, Burton

Burton Conservative

Andrew Griffiths’s voting in Parliament

Andrew Griffiths is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Andrew Griffiths sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Andrew Griffiths voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Andrew Griffiths has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: British Chambers of Commerce 13 Jul 2018

    Details of Ministers’ meetings with external organisations are published quarterly on the Gov.UK website: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications?departments%5B%5D =department-for-business-energy-and-industrial-strategy& publication_type=transparency-data Information from April to June 2018 will be published in due course. The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) is a key...
  • Forced Adoption in the Uk: Carillion 12 Jul 2018

    I congratulate the hon. Member for Leeds West (Rachel Reeves) not just on securing this debate, but on her brilliant work in leading the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee. It has done exactly what a Select Committee should do, which is hold business to account, question the Government, find answers, and bring transparency and openness to this issue. I commend her work and...
  • Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Business Travel: EU Countries 12 Jul 2018

    The Government continues to undertake a comprehensive programme of analysis in support of our EU exit negotiations and preparations. The Government has confirmed that when we bring forward the vote on the final deal, we will ensure that Parliament is presented with the appropriate analysis to make an informed decision. The Government has been clear that free movement will end as we leave...

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Conservative MP for Burton

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

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Topics of interest

Andrew Griffiths campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Communities and Local Government
  • Education
  • Health
  • Department for Education
  • Home Department
  • Gcse
  • Drugs: Rehabilitation
  • Prisons: Drugs
  • Children in Care
  • Teenage Pregnancy

Other offices held in the past

  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (9 Jan 2018 to 14 Jul 2018)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (12 Sep 2017 to 12 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Selection Committee (12 Sep 2017 to 11 Jan 2018)
  • Government Whip (17 Jul 2016 to 9 Jan 2018)
  • Member, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee (1 Nov 2010 to 31 Oct 2013)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 22 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Andrew Griffiths’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 88.75% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 2 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 104 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Andrew Griffiths’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 225 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 1 Oct 2018.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: JC Bamford Excavators Ltd
Address of donor: Lakeside Works, Rocester, Uttoxeter ST14 5JP

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Donor status: company, registration 00561597

(Registered 03 October 2017)
Name of donor: Interpub Ltd
Address of donor: 1D Colet Gardens, Hammersmith, London W14 9DH

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Auction prize with a value of £1,170.14

Donor status: company, registration 01327896

(Registered 16 January 2018)
Name of donor: Businessfore
Address of donor: 7 The Vale, London SW3 6AG

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £18,000

Donor status: unincorporated association

(Registered 08 June 2018)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Businessfore
Address of donor: 7 The Vale, London SW3 6AG

Date received: 13 August 2018

Date accepted: 13 August 2018

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Donor status: members' association (unincorporated)

(Registered 07 September 2018)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Toyota Motor Manufacturing (UK) Ltd
Address of donor: Burnaston, Derbyshire DE1 9TA

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Tickets for football match and lunch at Derby County FC, for me and my wife; £200 per person, total value £400

Date received: 2 December 2017

Date accepted: 2 December 2017

Donor status: company, registration 558339213

(Registered 15 December 2017)

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